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Murder Trial Set To Begin For Chicago Cop In 2014 Shooting Of Black Teen
By Sharon Cohen, AP
Dashcam video captured officer Jason Van Dyke shooting 17-year-old Laquan McDonald 16 times.
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Eric Trump Mocked For His 'Most Beautiful Building' In The World Boast
His claim about the Trump International Hotel and Tower in Chicago didn't go over well.
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Chicago Cubs Co-Owner Defends Signing Daniel Murphy Despite Anti-LGBTQ History
Curtis M. Wong
Murphy's comments on the gay "lifestyle" resurfaced after news of his trade.
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Chicago Fire Kills 8, Including 6 Children, During Sleepover
No smoke detectors were heard and none have been found, officials said.
Neighbor Calls Police, Child Services About 8-Year-Old Girl Walking Dog
“I don't think it should have made it past the hotline," the mother said.
Chicago Residents Step Up After Budget Cuts Force Mental Health Clinics To Close
Each of the community-funded mental health clinics offers free therapy and treatment.
'Easy' Will Return For A Third And Final Season On Netflix
Todd Van Luling
The Chicago-based comedic anthology will return one more time.
'America To Me' Reminds Us That Racial Inequity Impacts Middle-Class Students Too
The series director and Starz are also giving students a chance to use their voice and win a $25,000 scholarship with the "Share Your Voice" contest.
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Nun's First Pitch At MLB Game Is Devilishly Good
Bless her wicked sinker.
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Democrats Should Finally Put Superdelegates Behind Them
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This week's DNC meeting is an opportunity to turn the page on an ugly chapter in the party's history.
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This Viral Video With Bill Murray In The Background Is The Gift That Keeps On Giving
"This happened because Bill Murray is the nicest guy you’ll ever meet."
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Trump Tower In Chicago Sued For Violating Clean Water Laws
By Ayenat Mersie, Reuters
Illinois’ attorney general announced the lawsuit on Tuesday, alleging the violation of environmental laws and a threat to fish in the Chicago River.
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American Airlines Didn't Let Musician Fly With $30,000 Cello After She Bought Extra Ticket
Cellist Jingling Hu said American Airlines employees told her repeatedly she could take her cello if she paid for a separate ticket.
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Chicago Gun Violence Leaves Dozens Shot, 4 Killed In Single Night
By Rich McKay, Reuters
“These were both random and targeted shootings on our streets,” said Fred Waller, Chief of the Patrol Division of the Chicago Police Department.
Cubs Fan Takes Foul Ball Intended For Kid, But The Little Guy Still Wins
It turned out the man had helped the boy get a ball earlier.
CVS Employees Fired After Calling Cops On Black Woman Over A Coupon
CVS employees accused Camilla Hudson of assault after she presented a coupon they suspected was fraudulent.
Chicago Police Release Bodycam Video Of Cop Fatally Shooting Harith Augustus
The 37-year-old barber had been armed with a semiautomatic weapon, according to police.
Protests Erupt After Chicago Police Fatally Shoot Man Identified As Local Black Barber
Police battled protesters after an officer shot a man suspected of being armed. Four people were arrested and several officers reportedly were hurt.
Man Filmed Accosting Woman In Puerto Rico Shirt Charged With Hate Crime
The Cook County State's Attorney’s Office approved felony hate crime charges against the Chicago man.
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Cher Reviews Musical About Her Life: 'It Needs Work'
Days ahead of its Chicago opening, "The Cher Show" isn't quite up to the singer's standards.
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Can This 22-Year-Old Activist Become The Next Mayor Of Chicago?
Ja’Mal Green is known for taking to the streets during protests in Chicago. Now he wants to take Mayor Rahm Emanuel's job.
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Elon Musk’s Boring Company To Build High-Speed Transit Network In Chicago
The goal? Travel from downtown Chicago to O'Hare Airport in 12 minutes flat.
How Americans Volunteer In The Age Of Trump
By Kari Lydersen, On Assignment For HuffPost
"We see volunteering as a really important way to break down the divides between us."
Chicago Police Defend Handcuffing 10-Year-Old Boy Mistaken For Armed Teen
He's "scarred for life," the child's mother says.
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Michelle Obama Reflects On ‘Scary’ Time At Princeton With Sweet Throwback Snap
"I was black and from a working-class neighborhood in Chicago, while Princeton’s student body was generally white and well-to-do."
11-Year-Old Girl Jumps From Moving SUV To Escape Carjacking
A 20-year-old suspect wrecked the stolen vehicle during a brief pursuit and was arrested.
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